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Rape Crisis England & Wales is the feminist charity working to end child sexual abuse, rape, sexual assault, sexual harassment and all other forms of sexual violence.

Did something sexual happen to you without your consent? Or you're not sure?

No matter when, where or how it happened, you can come to us.

We have lots of information and support that can help – and we will always listen to you and believe you.

Contact our 24/7 Support Line now
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Not sure where to start?

Click a button below to explore your options and next steps. You are not alone.

Why our work is needed

Sexual violence is extremely common in England and Wales.

  • 1 in 4women

    have been raped or sexually assaulted as an adult

    (6.54 million women in total)

  • 1 in 6children

    have been sexually abused

  • 1 in 18men

    have been raped or sexually assaulted as an adult

    (1.34 million men in total)


Help us save Rape Crisis centres from a funding crisis

We're calling on all political parties to commit to adequate and sustainable funding for specialist support services.

Will you join us in demanding that the next government makes supporting survivors of sexual violence and abuse a priority?

Find out more about our election demands

Sign our petition
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